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MN Opera's Michael Christie Leads World Premiere of THE MANCHURIAN CANDIDATE at The Ordway, 3/7-15MN Opera's Michael Christie Leads World Premiere of THE MANCHURIAN CANDIDATE at The Ordway, 3/7-15
December 17, 2014

Minnesota Opera Music Director Michael Christie leads the world premiere performances of The Manchurian Candidate, March 7-15, 2015 in the Music Theater at Ordway. (more...)


WEST SIDE STORY Runs 1/9-18 at The CarnegieWEST SIDE STORY Runs 1/9-18 at The Carnegie
December 17, 2014

hakespeare's unforgettable love story meets modern-day New York City in The Carnegie's presentation of WEST SIDE STORY Jan. 9-18, 2015 directed by Brian Robertson. Combining playwright Arthur Laurents... (more...)


Riccardo Muti to Conduct Chicago Symphony Orchestra at Carnegie HallRiccardo Muti to Conduct Chicago Symphony Orchestra at Carnegie Hall
December 17, 2014

Carnegie Hall presents the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in three concerts conducted by Music Director Riccardo Muti, January 30 to February 1 in Stern Auditorium / Perelman Stage. The series begins on F... (more...)


The Muny Announces Creative Teams for 2015 Season; Marc Bruni, Gary Griffin, Marcia Milgrom Dodge & More!The Muny Announces Creative Teams for 2015 Season; Marc Bruni, Gary Griffin, Marcia Milgrom Dodge & More!
December 17, 2014

The Muny announced today the directors, choreographers and music directors for the Muny's 2015 Season, which opens on June 15 with My Fair Lady. 'This is a thrilling roster of artists,' said Muny Arti... (more...)


Pianist Shai Wosner to Perform THE SCHUBERT EFFECT at 92nd Street Y, 1/28 & 2/1Pianist Shai Wosner to Perform THE SCHUBERT EFFECT at 92nd Street Y, 1/28 & 2/1
December 15, 2014

92nd Street Y presents a series of two programs curated by pianist Shai Wosner and performed by Mr. Wosner and the Parker Quartet titled The Schubert Effect. (more...)


Tickets to Elvis Costello at Dr. Phillips Center On Sale 12/19Tickets to Elvis Costello at Dr. Phillips Center On Sale 12/19
December 15, 2014

The Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts announces the AEG Live tour of Elvis Costellocoming to the Walt Disney Theater on Tuesday, March 17, 2015 for a 7:30 p.m. performance. Tickets go on sal... (more...)


Michele Pawk, Carolyn McCormick & More to Star in VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE at Paper Mill PlayhouseMichele Pawk, Carolyn McCormick & More to Star in VANYA AND SONIA AND MASHA AND SPIKE at Paper Mill Playhouse
December 15, 2014

Paper Mill Playhouse has announced casting for its winter comedy, Christopher Durang's Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike. This touching and wickedly hysterical Tony Award-winning best play features ... (more...)


MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET Offers Winter Weather Guarantee, Jan-March 2015MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET Offers Winter Weather Guarantee, Jan-March 2015
December 12, 2014

Million Dollar Quartet, the longest-running Broadway musical production in Chicago's history, which has been extended through Spring 2015, announces an unprecedented Winter Weather Guarantee. From Ja... (more...)


Salute to Vienna Returns to Symphony Center, 12/28Salute to Vienna Returns to Symphony Center, 12/28
December 12, 2014

Salute to Vienna returns for the 17th year to Symphony Center Sunday, December 28, 2014 at 2:30 p.m. with the Strauss Symphony of America featuring the Chicago Philharmonic, conducted by Viennese con... (more...)


Renee Fleming to Star in the Met's New Production of THE MERRY WIDOW, Beginning 12/31Renee Fleming to Star in the Met's New Production of THE MERRY WIDOW, Beginning 12/31
December 11, 2014

Renée Fleming will add a new role to her extensive repertory when she sings her first-ever performances of Hanna Glawari, the title role in Lehár's The Merry Widow, at the Met this season. Four-time T... (more...)


Marin Alsop to Lead BSO in THE RITE OF SPRING Next MonthMarin Alsop to Lead BSO in THE RITE OF SPRING Next Month
December 11, 2014

Music Director ?Marin Alsop will lead the Baltimore Symphony Orchestra (BSO) in Stravinsky's The Rite of Spring on Thursday, January 8, 2015 at 8 p.m. at the Joseph Meyerhoff Symphony Hall and Sunday,... (more...)


Photo Flash: Inside Apollo Chorus' 135th Anniversary Performance of Handel's MESSIAHPhoto Flash: Inside Apollo Chorus' 135th Anniversary Performance of Handel's MESSIAH
December 11, 2014

The Apollo Chorus, Chicago's oldest musical organization, performed their signature rendition of the choral masterpieceHandel's "Messiah" to a capacity crowd on Saturday, December 6 at 3:00 p.m. at Or... (more...)


CJP to Present 'THE GODFATHER OF THIRD STREAM' in FebruaryCJP to Present 'THE GODFATHER OF THIRD STREAM' in February
December 11, 2014

Featuring a World Premiere Commission by Daniel Schnyder The Chicago Jazz Philharmonic (CJP), under the direction of Artistic Director Orbert Davis, presents "The Godfather of Third Stream: Gunther Sc... (more...)


Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Music Director Manfred Honeck to Conduct at the Vatican, 12/24Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Music Director Manfred Honeck to Conduct at the Vatican, 12/24
December 11, 2014

For the first time, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Music Director Manfred Honeck has been invited by Pope Francis to conduct music during the Papal Christmas Eve Mass at St. Peter's Basilica on Decembe... (more...)


The Houston Symphony Releases HE EARTH–AN HD ODYSSEY on DVD and Blu-RayThe Houston Symphony Releases HE EARTH–AN HD ODYSSEY on DVD and Blu-Ray
December 11, 2014

From the home city of manned spaceflight, the Houston Symphony announced today that it has released The Earth-An HD Odyssey on DVD and Blu-ray. The Earth-An HD Odyssey is the highly anticipated second... (more...)


JCC Manhattan to Present PREformances with Allison Charney, TodayJCC Manhattan to Present PREformances with Allison Charney, Today
December 10, 2014

JCC Manhattan presents PREformances with Allison Charney on Monday, December 15th at 7:30pm. (more...)


The Wallis to Welcome Jeffrey Siegel in THE ROMANTIC MUSIC OF CHOPIN, 1/17The Wallis to Welcome Jeffrey Siegel in THE ROMANTIC MUSIC OF CHOPIN, 1/17
December 09, 2014

Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts (aka "The Wallis") presents Keyboard Conversations with Jeffrey Siegel - The Romantic Music of Chopin for one performance only, Saturday, January 17, 20... (more...)


Prague Summer Nights Young Artists Music Festival to PremierePrague Summer Nights Young Artists Music Festival to Premiere
December 09, 2014

Classical Movements will present a brand new young artist program for both instrumentalists and singers, debuting this summer in Prague. The Prague Summer Nights Young Artists Music Festival will prem... (more...)


Auditorium Theatre to Host 10th Anniversary Performance of 'TOO HOT TO HANDEL' in JanuaryAuditorium Theatre to Host 10th Anniversary Performance of 'TOO HOT TO HANDEL' in January
December 08, 2014

The Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University presents the 10th anniversary performance of "Too Hot To Handel: The Jazz-Gospel Messiah," honoring the life of Civil Rights activist and cultural icon D... (more...)


Utah Symphony to Welcome Rei Hotoda as New Associate Conductor Next FallUtah Symphony to Welcome Rei Hotoda as New Associate Conductor Next Fall
December 08, 2014

Utah Symphony announced today the appointment of Rei Hotoda as the new Associate Conductor, starting September 2015. Ms. Hotoda is the first female to hold this post with Utah Symphony. (more...)


Lea Salonga Leads Launch of Manila's Newest TheatreLea Salonga Leads Launch of Manila's Newest Theatre
by Jude Cartalaba - December 08, 2014

Broadway and London's West End star Lea Salonga recently led Filipino opera, ballet, and theater performers at the grand launch of The Theatre at Solaire Resort and Casino, the current home of the int... (more...)


Holiday Pops, Sing-Along MESSIAH, NUTCRACKER and Steve Cochran Set for Raue Center's 2014-15 Holiday LineupHoliday Pops, Sing-Along MESSIAH, NUTCRACKER and Steve Cochran Set for Raue Center's 2014-15 Holiday Lineup
December 05, 2014

Get out of the cold and into Raue Center For The Arts! The theatre is proud to announce their holiday that features a little something for everyone. (more...)


Megan Hilty, Cheyenne Jackson and More Lead 2015 Broadway Concert Series in San FranciscoMegan Hilty, Cheyenne Jackson and More Lead 2015 Broadway Concert Series in San Francisco
December 04, 2014

Hosted by Sirius XM Radio Star Seth Rudetsky whom the New York Times dubbed "The Mayor of Broadway," this unique series arrives this winter at The Nourse Theater with two concerts scheduled for Megan ... (more...)


Mandy Gonzalez & Destan Owens to Join Arkansas Symphony Orchestra for SWINGIN' HOLIDAY EXTRAVAGANZAMandy Gonzalez & Destan Owens to Join Arkansas Symphony Orchestra for SWINGIN' HOLIDAY EXTRAVAGANZA
December 04, 2014

The concert will be presented at the Connor Performing Arts Center (Little Rock, Arkansas) on December 19th and 20th at 7:30pm and on December 21st at 3:00pm. (more...)


Signature Theatre's Holiday Season to Feature Christine Pedi & HOLIDAY FOLLIESSignature Theatre's Holiday Season to Feature Christine Pedi & HOLIDAY FOLLIES
December 03, 2014

This December, Signature Theatre invites you and the family to ring in the holiday season with two limited-run shows. (more...)







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